Kundapur, December1: A car rammed into a transformer after its driver lost control near M Kodi in Kundapur. The incident occurred early morning on Sunday, November 30th.
As an impact of the accident, the transformer and two current poles, and 5 pillars are damaged. Since they are not yet repaired, it has caused inconvenience to the residents of 7th ward area in Kodi due power cut.
This incident has occurred when the occupants of the car were on their way back to Kodi after watching Yakshagana at Shanaadi. Among the travellers, Rakesh is wounded in the accident and is being treated at a hospital in Kundapur. The current poles and the transformers are damaged due to the accident resulting in power cut. The MESCOM sources said, since the main pillars are damaged, repair works are delayed and may proceed till Monday evening. However it has caused great inconvenience to the people since there is no power supply for over 24 hours.